For students attending the course Basic Epidemiology and Statistics course code 4HM018

The course covers basic concepts in epidemiology such as prevalence, incidence, relative risk, and odds ratio; and basic concepts in medical statistics which covers introduction to descriptive statistics, hypothesis testing and confidence intervals, analysis of categorical data, regression analysis and non-parametric statistics.



The schedule will be published on Canvas no later than two weeks before the start of the course. You will be able to access Canvas once you are admitted to the programme.

While waiting for the schedule to be published on Canvas you can access the preliminary schedule below.

For information on start and end dates of the semester, please check the Academic Calendar.


Registration - mandatory

To be able to start your studies at KI you must

  • activate your student account
  • register for the course(s) you were admitted to

Please see the web page 'Web registration' for guidelines on how to register.

Course leader

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Marika Ström


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Maria Appelgren

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